Trinidad FA at Torquay

Date Published: 
1953-09-19
Source: 
socawarriors.net
Trinidad FA at Torquay

THE 1953 Trinidad and Tobago football team (not in order) on arrival at a railway station to play against Torquay in England 50 years ago. The team played 14 matches on tour. GOALKEEPERS: (Capt) Joey Gonsalves, Pat Gomez. FULL BACKS: Syl Dopson, Gerry Parsons, John Atwell, Bernard Garcia. HALF BACKS: Doyle Griffith, Delbert Chaleau, Allan Joseph, Ian Seale, Conrad Braithwaite. FORWARDS: Carlton "Putty" Lewis, Carlton "Squeakie" Hinds, Paul Carr, Mathew Nunes, Shay Seymour, Horace "Pepperwine" Lovelace, Rex Burnett, Robert Hamel-Smith, Colin Agostini. OFFICIALS: Lt Comm Charles Hayward, president of the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association; Vincent "Sonny" Brown (manager) and Eric James, secretary of the T&TFA.